Yearly Archives: 2014

Jace Amaro TE (2nd Round)

In the 2nd round of the NFL draft, the NY Jets have selected Tight End Jace Amaro (49th overall).  Amaro who is 6'5: \ 265lbs is a Junior at Texas Tech. https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/464925039033208832 Here is the profile on Amaro from CBS Sports.com: STRENGTHS: At 6-feet-5, 265 pounds with impressive straight-line speed (4.74 seconds). Lining up mostly in [...]

Calvin Pryor Interview Transcript

On if he had a sense the Jets were interested in drafting him… I did. When I came in for a visit I felt like I fit their scheme very well. Coach (Ryan) is a very defensive-minded coach and he wanted to go with a defensive guy that could help improve the secondary and he [...]

Calvin Pryor Is An Enforcer

You hear the phrase often, "Play like a Jet".  At different points in time, that has meant different things.  NY Jets General Manager John Idzik said this about Calvin Pryor, "He’s a physical presence on the field. He has range. (He) makes plays. (He) creates turnovers. He just plays like a Jet. " Turnovers are [...]

2014 Jets Draft Class Photo Gallery

Round one of the NFL draft is officially over and we have created a photo gallery.  We will upload photos of all the 2014 Jets draft picks.  Here is the link to the NY Jets draft photo gallery. Check back on Friday night and over the weekend as we will add players after each round [...]

How A Strong Draft Can Turn A Team Around

Good NFL teams build through the draft; that is a phrase commonly heard at this time of year. However, it can prove to be absolutely true. This year’s Super Bowl champions, the Seattle Seahawks, won the biggest prize of all having assembled an excellent young core through a succession of three or four strong drafts. [...]

Jets Select Safety Calvin Pryor (1st Round)

With the 18 overall pick, in the 2014 NFL draft, the New York Jets selected Calvin Pryor, a safety out of Louisville. https://twitter.com/nyjets/status/464587997841997824 Here is a scouting report of Pryor via the Star-Ledger: Strengths: Pryor is a huge hitter who has good instincts and can fly all over the field, which would make him an [...]

Hope & Optimism Should Surround Jets

It’ll be about 9:30 Thursday night when that stupid video is shown. You know what video I’m talking about. The one ESPN plays every year when the Jets are on the clock that lists their draft blunders. It’s not funny, it may have been that one time but it really isn’t anymore, and it isn’t [...]

Rapoport: Jets Are Looking To Trade Up

Ian Rapoport from NFL.com is reporting that the New York Jets are looking to trade up in the NFL Draft.  The Jets currently own the 18th pick in the first round and 12 picks overall. https://twitter.com/RapSheet/status/463811764388237312 It is hard to tell what rumors are real at this time of year.  Sal Paolantonio discussed the possibility [...]